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Our February, 2016, calendar of event is here. Please join us as we commemorate the 154th anniversary of the Campaign for Forts Heiman, Henry and Donelson.

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  • Fort Donelson National Battlefield

    "Find Your Ranger" talks at Fort Donelson

    • Location: See Description; programs rotate daily
    • Fees: None
    Saturday, July 30, 2016

    An opportunity to meet and spend time with a Park Ranger at a special location around the park. "Schedule may be adjusted in case of adverse weather/ heat warnings and/ or staff shortages.

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    • Location: See descriptions below
    • Fees: None
    Saturday, July 30, 2016

    An opportunity to spend time with a gifted Ranger and learn about these special resources we preserve and protect.

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  • Fort Donelson National Battlefield

    Ken Burns, "The National Parks: America's Best Idea"

    • Time: 6:00 PM
    • Location: Calloway County Public Library, Murray Kentucky
    • Fees: None
    Thursday, August 18, 2016

    Come join us as we watch this masterful film and commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the National Parks.

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  • Fort Donelson National Battlefield

    Fort Donelson (Dover Group) Book Club

    • Time: 6:30 PM
    • Location: Fort Donelson Visitor Center At Stewart County Welcome Center
    • Fees: None
    Thursday, August 25, 2016

    Discussion of compelling books and stories, chronicling a unique perspective of the Civil War. Usually the last Thursday of every month at 6PM

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All are welcome to be part of a new exciting opportunity in Dover...the Fort Donelson Civil War Roundtable. Each month a guest speaker will explore fascinating topics and personalities. You can learn more here.


Click here to watch and listen to a brief explanation as to why battlefield re-enactments are not permitted on National Park Service lands.

Fort Donelson

All are welcome to visit Fort Donelson and join us for the programs we offer each month.

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Mailing Address:

174 National Cemetery Drive
PO Box 434

Dover, TN 37058


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